By Rona Mann
WALLINGFORD — If you are in the market, this house at 9 Simpson Avenue may be worth checking out.
It has a backyard fenced in for privacy and the safety of children and pets. The house is also close to in the center of Wallingford and access to shopping, restaurants and the bus line.
The Merritt Parkway and Interstate 91 are just a 5 to 10 minute drive away.
Red oak hardwood throughout the 1,175 square foot home, accents each of the six rooms. It's complemented by plenty of sunshine through over-sized windows. Like to cook? You'll appreciate the kitchen, which has plenty of counter and cabinet space, appliances, and sliders that lead to the deck. There is also a separate dining room on the main level.
There are three bedrooms upstairs with good closet space. The home, built in 1910, has one and a half baths and a porch.
The home has oil heat and is connected to public water and sewer. It is about a mile away from Stevens Elementary School, Dag Hammarskjold Middle School and Lyman Hall High School.
This home could work for retirees, a small family, or as an investment in a rental property. Call listing agent Cheryl Melillo, from Coldwell Banker, at 203-687-3666.
The list price of the home is $239,900. The most recent annual taxes are $3,576.